TCM Pharmacology and Toxicology

Course Description:

This course expounds upon the practitioners previous Herbal courses and is an in-depth study of specific pharmacological effects of different categories of Chinese herbs. Toxic Chinese herbs, their absorption, distribution and metabolism of the toxins are discussed. This course also covers the signs and symptoms of herbal poisoning, antidotes and prevention.   Interactions between herbal medicines, prescription drugs and supplements is also addressed in this course.

NOTE: This course is only offered as part of the Advanced Traditional Chinese Medicine Diploma Program